What makes you stupid?

“Forget about your age, live life, think like a child once again.”    When I watch animated films, there’s only simple stories leaving me clear lessons with very strong impacts. For once, it makes me feel like I’m a child again.  A blank canvas only awaiting to be painted with new ideas.     As…

BEATS W/ ARTIE: #NP BRYSON TILLER

Shouts out to the interwebs, it’s @FERRARIARTIE reporting LIVE from ILLEST, LOS ANGELES! I know I’ve been gone, boo, but I’m back with a new series, “BEATS W/ ARTIE”! I’ll be posting my thoughts on what I’m #NP! Simple? LET’S GET IT! While everyone is posting memes about Drake’s Hotline Bling (which all those dance moves…

Forest For The Trees & Beyond

For the past few years, I’ve been lucky to witnesses first hand the growth of Pow Wow Hawaii from a local neighborhood event on Oahu to now adding color and life to walls internationally in various events throughout America and Asia. Coinciding with our move from Hawaii to Portland, I asked Jasper and Amy if…

The Liks

The last major holiday before summer ends and it was the liks. #FirstFridays in the Town, mandatory brunch with the gyals, and finally, the Bay’s own hip hop holiday. #HieroDay  Scroll down for how I spent #PlayborDay. It’s the liks baby…it’s the liks. ‘Til next year! #HieroDay P.S. #Staycool Yay Area

SEPTEMBER FOR SURFAID

SurfAid’s core mission is to save the lives of women and children in remote areas of Indonesia – areas connected to us by surfing. Current programs are in the Mentawai, Nias, Sumba and Sumbawa. Billabong has recently announced a partnership with SurfAid’s flagship program in Indonesia. SurfAid focuses on women and children in impoverished neighborhoods…